ISLAMABAD – The National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) has won its place in the list of ‘Top 500 World Universities’, and is the only Pakistani university maintaining this honour since 2007 as per the ranking determined by the world’s most renowned and prestigious ranking agency ‘Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), UK’.NUST has attained 417th position in the ranking list of 2012-13. Besides overall ranking of the universities, QS also prepares Subject-wise Rankings, wherein NUST has been placed at 324th rank in the discipline of Engineering & Technology, said the university statement. It speaks volumes of the hard work put in by the NUST management and faculty in terms of improving infrastructure, providing quality education, conducting innovative research, establishing international linkages, engaging in collaborative research with leading international universities / organizations, participating in international exchange programmes and producing graduates who are welcomed by national/international industry, business, academia and market.

Published in The Nation newspaper on 14-Sep-2012